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Astragalus  berteroi Colla  trib. Galegeae 
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FamilyFABACEAE
Genus species var.Astragalus  berteroi Colla  trib. Galegeae
SynonymsAstragalus concinnus Reiche
 Astragalus filifolius Clos
 Astragalus gratus Reiche
Territory Southern South AmericaChile CentralChile North
rocky slopes
Altitude0-1600m
Description leaves 3-5cm, petiolate, leaflets 5-8 pairs, narrowly linear, 6-7mm, flowers 5-10 in raceme, calyx black and white hirsute, pod pendent, oblong-linear, 10-12mm
Size10-15cm
Coloryellowish violet
Bloomspring
Ca
Typetuft
Cultivationrock crevices with favourable water regime, eastern slopes
alpine house, poor, drained soil, shading in summer
Propagationscarified seed in spring, germ. 1-3 months, 10-13°C
cuttings in late summer
BibliographyFlora of Chile www.eFloras.org
Legume Web www.ildis.org
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